PM GatiShakti National Master Plan

The Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs, Smt Nirmala Sitharaman tabled the Union Budget 2022-23 in Parliament.

The key highlights of the budget are as follows:

The seven engines that drive PM GatiShakti are Roads, Railways, Airports, Ports, Mass Transport, Waterways and Logistics Infrastructure.

The scope of PM GatiShakti National Master Plan will encompass the seven engines for economic transformation, seamless multimodal connectivity and logistics efficiency.

The projects pertaining to these 7 engines in the National Infrastructure Pipeline will be aligned with PM GatiShakti framework.

Road Transport

National Highways Network to be expanded by 25000 Km in 2022-23.

Rs 20000 Crore to be mobilized for National Highways Network expansion.

Multimodal Logistics Parks

Contracts to be awarded through PPP mode in 2022-23 for implementation of Multimodal Logistics Parks at four locations.

Railways

One Station One Product concept to help local businesses & supply chains.

2000 Km of railway network to be brought under Kavach, the indigenous world class technology and capacity augmentation in 2022-23.

400 new generation Vande Bharat Trains to be manufactured during the next three years.

100 PM GatiShakti Cargo terminals for multimodal logistics to be developed during the next three years.

Parvatmala

National Ropeways Development Program, Parvatmala to be taken up on PPP mode.

Contracts to be awarded in 2022-23 for 8 ropeway projects of 60 Km length.

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